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Volunteer Retail Assistant - Queen St. Barnstaple

We are currently recruiting volunteers to join our amazing retail teams across North Devon. 

Our retail volunteers provide vital support for our shop managers.  Offering help to our customers, accepting & sorting donations, replenishing stock on the shop floor, window dressing, till work and of course helping to generate much needed funds to allow North Devon Hospice to continue delivering outstanding care and support to patients and their families across North Devon.

Jody, our Queen St. Barnstaple manager is in urgent need for support, particularly to cover volunteer sickness and holiday cover.  Full training will be given prior to commencing your role and you will benefit by meeting new people, possibly learn new skills or utilising existing skills, and will become part of our fantastic retail team as well as knowing you are helping your local community by supporting North Devon Hospice.

Jody is keen to hear from anyone with an interest in fashion, an eye for detail and has experience in good customer service.   

Either drop into our Queen St. shop, meet Jody to arrange for a taster session or complete the application form below.  Having a taster session gives you the opportunity to really get an idea of what the role involves before making a commitment and it's a great way to know whether this is the role for you. 

If you would like to find out more about volunteering with North Devon Hospice, please contact Sue Friend our Volunteer Coordinator on 01271 347226 or email

Make time, make friends and make a difference.


GDPR Volunteer Recruitment Statement

By submitting this application form to North Devon Hospice you are consenting to the processing and storage of your personal data in order that you can progress through our volunteer recruitment process.

We will never sell your data however we are obliged by law to inform you that should we be required to we may share your data with external agencies. This may include but is not limited to Acevo / UCheck (a service for managing and processing Disclosure & Barring Service clearance applications) and other government agencies. We will also, as required, contact those individuals named as your referees to confirm your suitability for the role(s) you are applying for. Your data will only be used for your volunteering role and to comply with our statutory and legal obligations.

If your application is unsuccessful we will retain your information for 12 months; after this date it will be safely destroyed.

If your application is successful we will retain your information for the duration of your commitment and up to 6 years after you cease volunteering. Please refer to North Devon Hospice’s Privacy Notice for Staff and Volunteers for more information.

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